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‘Succession,’ ‘Ted Lasso’ win big at the 2022 Emmy Awards

“The White Lotus” picked up five trophies at the 74th Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sept. 12. The show had many repeat winners as well as first-time awardees. (Video: Allie Caren/The Washington Post)

The Emmys proved that Hollywood award shows are nothing if not largely predictable: Monday night’s ceremony saw “Succession” (HBO) and “Ted Lasso” (Apple TV Plus) take home the trophies for best drama and comedy series — both series second-time winners in their respective categories.

Best-limited-series winner “The White Lotus” (HBO) led the night overall with five Emmy Awards, followed closely by “Lasso” with four. There were plenty of repeat wins: “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” won best variety talk series for the seventh year in a row; Julia Garner picked up her third supporting dramatic actress prize for “Ozark”; Brett Goldstein became a two-time comedic supporting actor winner for “Ted Lasso,” as did Jason Sudeikis for lead actor; Jean Smart (“Hacks”) and Zendaya (“Euphoria”) each won lead actress for their shows for the second time.

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